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Hear gibbons “sing” Continue reading Singing Gibbons At The Brookfield Zoo
Time is always against us. Continue reading Tick Tock
Feeling stuck in life? Unhappy? Follow this one simple rule… Continue reading Do What Is Uncomfortable
On May 10th we closed on the sale of our house in Fort Collins Colorado. On that afternoon we became … Continue reading What Is Home?
Bombs go off at the finish line of a marathon. A gunman opens fire into a crowded movie theater. An … Continue reading Love Wins. Love Always Wins.
A little bit of beach wisdom we came across this morning while walking around Sayulita Mexico. “People are just as … Continue reading Make Up Your Mind To Be Happy
This post is an archive of the email newsletter I sent on April 09, 2013. If you’d like to … Continue reading Simple Gifts
Over the past year or so I have been working on lightening my load by going through everything I own … Continue reading A Free Life
This is a shot of an airplane the Russians must have decided was not worth taking whenever they left Bale … Continue reading Old U.S.S.R. aircraft carcass
If you’ve seen any of my other Somalia blog posts you can tell I did a lot of driving. This … Continue reading Driving In Somalia
During my deployment on Operation Restore Hope I had to take anti-malaria drugs regularly. The two different drugs were Lariam … Continue reading Preventing Malaria In Somalia Africa
This photo was taken at what I know as Bale Dogle Airfield in Somalia. But every time I look up … Continue reading Is It Bale Dogle or Baledogle Somalia?
My MOS (Military Occupational Specialty) in the Army was 11H, a Heavy Anti-Armor Weapons Infantryman. More often referred to as … Continue reading On Patrol In Somalia
There is a common thing you’ll hear from our modern day military men and women, “It was like something out … Continue reading Surreal Somalia
Ten years ago on Saturday July 28th, 2001 sitting on the top of Mt Elbert I pulled a humble ring … Continue reading Asking For Her Hand On The Highest Mountain In Colorado
I grew up watching MASH on late night tv. I thought it was a sitcom until I joined the Army … Continue reading President Bush Tours Our Camp In Somalia
Money is a funny thing. It is not real and yet it makes the world go around. Many people struggle … Continue reading Money in Somalia
This picture was taken from the roof of the building we called home. Though a simple photo it really captures … Continue reading Day In The Life Of An Infantryman
I do not remember exactly where in Somalia this picture was taken but you can see that it is a … Continue reading More Somali Children
Another picture looking out at the Indian Ocean on the coast of Somalia. Continue reading Coast of Somalia
This photo was taken at the Kismayo Airport which is in southern Somalia. We convoyed down there to do patrols … Continue reading Kismayo Airport Somalia
Where there are people, there are dogs. Somalia was no exception. Continue reading Somalia Dog
Whenever we spent time parked somewhere children would no doubt gather around our trucks. They could not help their curiosity … Continue reading The Children Of Somalia
Yesterday I posted a picture of President Bush but it was hard to see that it was really him so … Continue reading Me and H.W.
See that helicopter in the back of this photo? That is Marine One. See that man getting out of the … Continue reading Marine One
This little video is from the Space Needle in Seattle Washington. Back in April of 2009 while visiting family in … Continue reading The Seattle Space Needle Restaurant